Omar H. AL-Ghweiri

Fellowship year

2016 - 2017


Social Responsibility - Sustainable Development

Placement when a fellow

Information and Research Officer at Jordan River Foundation

Current employment &/or degree seeking

Supply Chain Manager

Higher education

M.Sc in Transportation Engineering

Current country of residence



Omar, with a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and a Master’s degree in Transportation Engineering, has forged a dynamic career path. He emphasizes the profound impact of the Lazord Fellowship, which equipped him with essential professional and civic skills through a year-long program involving job placement, mentoring, and local partner training.

During his fellowship at the Jordan River Foundation in the Quality Management department, Omar gained valuable insights into NGO operations, contributing to elevating JRF’s status among the World Top 500 NGOs. His career was characterized by effective project communication, strategic reporting, and data-driven decision-making, solidifying his expertise in operations and project management, business analysis, and business development.

Driven by a passion for efficiency and innovation, Omar’s journey highlights his adeptness in navigating complex projects, optimizing supply chains, and identifying opportunities for growth and cost-efficiency.